Biography

Death date: 22 August 1918
Death place: France
Final rank: Private
Service number: 2374 - First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: 5th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Roll of Honour

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Death: 22 August 1918
  • Unit: 5th Australian Infantry Battalion

Collection Items

Photograph

P10550.395

Group portrait of signallers from the 5th Battalion. Back row, left to right: 3982 Private (Pte) Thomas Bernhardt Wilson; 2374 Pte George Gordon Gilbert; unidentified. Front row: 3132 Sergeant Charles Herbert Lanman; 3740 Pte Gordon William Campbell. (See also P10550.689) 2374 Pte George Gordon...

P10550.395

P10550.121

Portrait of 2374 Private (Pte) George Gordon Gilbert, 5th Battalion. A labourer from Birmingham, England, prior to embarkation, Pte Gilbert was killed in action on 22 August 1918. (See also P10550.395 and P10550.689) From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and...

P10550.121

Timeline

Date of death 1918-08-22